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Local woman arrested following domestic dispute

BUCKHANNON — Kaylea Cherie Mallett, age 28 of Buckhannon, was taken into custody following a domestic dispute on Tuesday, June 21. According to court documentation, Upshur County Sherriff’s Department Deputy J.D. Barcus responded to a domestic dispute call in Buckhannon. Upshur Comm Center notified Deputy Barcus that the defendant had allegedly bitten her on the arm and broken glass inside the residence. Upon arriving to the scene, Deputy Barcus contacted the victim, who was reported to be distraught, and identified a bite mark on her right forearm.
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Officials searching for missing Clarksburg man

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Officials with the West Virginia State Police in Bridgeport are conducting an investigation into a missing person complaint of a Clarksburg man. John Bryce Westerhausen, 58, was reported missing to the WVSP on Thursday. He was last seen in Clarksburg on Tuesday, June 21 at approximately...

Emergency crews respond to Clarksburg structure fire

CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - Multiple emergency crews responded to a working structure fire Friday afternoon in Clarksburg. The fire, located on Summit Park Avenue, was called in around 1:50 p.m., according to the Harrison County 911 Center. There is no word on any injuries, officials said. Officials said the fire...
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Blood drive continues saving lives in Beckner’s honor

BUCKHANNON — On Thursday, June 23, friends and family of the late Nathan Beckner continued hosting a blood drive in his memory with collaboration the American Red Cross Blood Services. The event was held at the Way of Holiness Church from noon to 6 p.m. The Nathan Beckner Memorial...

Crews battle fire at abandoned Harrison County house

SUMMIT PARK, W.Va. (WBOY) — Several crews are on the scene of a fire at an abandoned house near Clarksburg, according to the Harrison County 911 center. A 12 News reporter on the scene said the fire, which is on Summit Park Avenue, has been giving fire crews some difficulties because the house is so […]
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Oink’s BBQ closes the doors

BUCKHANNON — Upshur County has officially lost one of the many amazing, small-town business, Oink’s BBQ. Operator and owner Cindi Alkire recently sat down with The Record Delta to talk about the quick announcement and closure. The restaurant has been a part of the Buckhannon community for just...

NASCAR great Ernie Irvan visits track in Anmoore

ANMOORE, W.Va (WDTV) - Friday night means race night in Anmoore, and this Friday night brough NASCAR great Ernie Irvan to town. Irvan was presented with a go-kart replica of his former racecar, a yellow Kodak-branded wrap. Irvan raced professionally from 1987-1999, winning the Dayota 500 in 1991. The gift...

Make downtown Grafton your destination for First Friday fun

GRAFTON—Summer has finally arrived, and individuals are gathering outdoors in the warmth and sunshine, and what better place for a gathering than downtown Grafton?. Be sure to head downtown on Friday, July 1, for an evening of family-friendly fun in a welcoming environment. “Our goal is to make First...

Christian Brand wins 3rd WV Open

ROANOKE, WV -- In a closely fought battle throughout the day, Christian Brand of Scott Depot took the title at the 89th West Virginia Open over defending champion professional (p) David Bradshaw of Harpers Ferry by three strokes. Brand finished the tournament at ten under par 206, while Bradshaw scored a seven under par 209.

Coalton Days Homecoming Celebration this weekend

COALTON, W.Va. (WBOY) — The 27th Annual ‘Coalton Days Homecoming Celebration’ kicked off in Randolph County Friday evening. The Coalton Volunteer Fire Department will host a Prize Bingo event inside the Coalton fire station starting at 7 p.m. On Saturday, July 25, the big celebration starts. Vince Ross 5k Run and Walk – registration starts […]

WV Open: It's a Brand new day for Charleston native Christian Brand

ROANOKE, W.Va. (WCHS) — For the third time in his outstanding career - and the first time since 2015 - Christian Brand is the champion of the prestigious West Virginia Open. Brand finished at -10 over the three-day, 54-hole tournament to claim the crown of the 89th annual Open which was played out on the Palmer Course at Stonewall Resort.

Bridgeport girls aiming to add toughness this summer

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va – The Bridgeport girls basketball team had to adjust to a bump up in classification with the WVSSAC’s four-class system that was implemented for high school basketball and dealt with some bumps in the road throughout last season. With a young team stepping up to compete with some of the biggest school’s in […]
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Lost Creek homicide victims identified

LOST CREEK, W.Va. — The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department has released the names of the man and woman found in a burned out Lost Creek area home on June 11. Sheriff Robert Matheny said in a Wednesday’s news release that Chasity C. Romeo, 33. and Corey S. Snider, 43, both of Lost Creek, were discovered in the basement of the burning home on Good Hope Pike.

Victims of Lost Creek double homicide identified

LOST CREEK, W.Va (WDTV) - Officials with the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office have identified those killed in a double homicide in Lost Creek. The two victims have been identified as Chasity C. Romeo, 33, and Corey S. Snider, 43, both of Lost Creek, according to Captain Waybright. The investigation...
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City issues reminder for pool, water features

BUCKHANNON — Now that it is officially summer, Buckhannon City Officials would like to remind residents of the rules of maintaining safe swimming pools and other water features. In the City of Buckhannon: “Private swimming pools containing water more than 24 inches in depth, shall be permitted only when located in rear yards, and further when completely enclosed by a fence or buildings or combination thereof of a height of six feet (6’) in the case of fences, and six feet (6’) or greater in the case of buildings and generally protected in such a manner so as to avoid becoming an attractive nuisance especially to children.”